Commissioned Art

The beginning in Europe of continual and increasingly rapid change in clothing styles can be fairly reliably dated. Historians, including James Laver and Fernand Braudel, date the start of Western fashion in clothing to the middle of the 14th century,though it should be noted that they tend to rely heavily on contemporary imagery and illuminated manuscripts were not common before the fourteenth century.

The most dramatic early change in fashion was a sudden drastic shortening and tightening of the male over-garment from calf-length to barely covering the buttocks, sometimes accompanied with stuffing in the chest to make it look bigger. This created the distinctive Western outline of a tailored top worn over leggings or trousers.

In many cultures, often for religious reasons, women’s hair is covered while in public, and in some, such as Haredi Judaism or European Orthodox communities.Women’s hair is shaved or cut very short, and covered with wigs. Only since the end of World War I have women begun to wear their hair short and in fairly natural styles.In both the 1960s and 1970s many men and women wore their hair very long.

Hairstyles are markers and signifiers of social class, age, marital status, racial identification, political beliefs, and attitudes about gender. In many cultures, often for religious reasons, women’s hair is covered while in public, and in some, such as Haredi Judaism or European Orthodox communities, women’s hair is shaved or cut very short, and covered with wigs. Only since the end of World War I have women begun to wear their hair short and in fairly natural styles. In both the 1960s and 1970s many men and women wore their hair very long and straight.In the 1980

 

 

 

Retouching & Restoration

Are you are looking to retouch that “almost” perfect photograph, restore that stained, scratched, water damaged, moldy, faded or old torn photo – our digital photo restoration services are here to help you preserve these images for generations to come.

With our many photo retouching services, we can colorize a B&W image, add, change or remove a background or object, repair that old faded picture, or enhance the image and make it the way it was meant to be.

With our professional Retouching and Restoration Services, we can restore that stained, scratched, water damaged, moldy, faded or old torn photo, add, change or remove a backgrounds or objects, repair that old faded picture, or enhance the image and make it the way it was meant to be.  We also offer scanning and archiving that will preserve them a lifetime.

 

 

 

 

Printing

Professional high-end printing services now available!  With the added Epson Stylus Pro 9890 printer, I can now offer a wide variety of professional custom printing. Printing with the capability of handling virtually any media type, in roll or cut sheets, up to 44 inches wide by 164 feet long.  The possibilities are practically endless.

Printing Services Include :

Canvas Wrap Prints

Posters

Signage

Banners

Adhesive Mockups

Point of Purchase Displays

 

 

Custom Framing

 

Picture Framing is an Art Form.  With quality equipment and materials, we work with you to create a finished product that will suit your needs and express your style!

Our design skills can help you create a unique look for your favorite artwork.  We offer museum quality materials and an impressive selection of frames.  Let us work with you to create a finished product that will suit your needs, fit your budget, and express your style!

We use only the best materials to protect your framed project, like acid-free matting and UV-protected glass. We follow proper preservation practices to ensure that your project can be displayed & enjoyed for a lifetime.